The seminars always take place Wednesdays at NOON CST.


  • Sept. 16, 2020
    Chih-Hao Lee - Professor of Molecular Metabolism, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health (Boston, MA)
    "Immune signaling in endurance exercise-induced muscle metabolic reprogramming"



  • Sept. 30, 2020
    Joseph M. Fox - Professor of Chemistry, University of Delaware (Newark, DE )
    "Methods for Fast and Inducible Bioorthogonal Chemistry"



  • Oct. 7, 2020
    Robert Margolskee - Director and President, Monell Chemical Senses Center (Philadelphia, PA)
    "Sweet Tooth, Bitter Gums: Multiple Sweet Taste Signaling Pathways & Gingival Solitary Chemosensory Cells"



  • Oct. 14, 2020
    Lesly Temesvari - Professor of Biological Sciences, Clemson University (Clemson, SC)
    "The stress response in the human protozoan pathogen, Entamoeba histolytica"



  • Oct. 21, 2020
    David Rand - Stephen T. Olney Professor of Natural History, Professor of Biology, Chair Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Brown University (Providence, RI)
    "Mitonuclear interactions mediate genetic and environmental stressors in Drosophila: Does GxG = GxE? "




  • Nov. 11, 2020
    Paul MacLean - Professor of Medicine and Pathology, Director of the Colorado Nutrition Obesity Research Center and the Director of Research and Education Integration for the Anschutz Health and Wellness Center, University of Colorado School of Medicine (Anschutz, CO)
    "Exercise, Individual Variability, and Weight Loss Maintenance"



  • Nov. 18, 2020
    Ivan de Araujo - Professor of Neuroscience, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai (New York, NY)
    "The Vagus Nerve and the Physiology of Reward"